Home is always the place that makes you feel comfortable and peaceful. It is great to go home after a stressful day at work then sleep in your soft and cozy bed. Sleep well is one of important factors to reduce stress and relieve tension, so when waking up, you can work or study more effectively. In order to have a nice dream, your bed needs equipping with the best items such as mattress, sleeping pillow, sheet, blanket, comforter or duvet. However, it isn’t easy to choose good products, especially blankets, comforters and duvets as many people even cannot distinguish them. Is this also your problem? Don’t worry! Let read the article below, it can help you to answer the question “What is the difference between blankets, comforters and duvets?”
Materials to make this type of bedding can be cotton, wool, silk, chenille, rayon, mohair, or cashmere. If a comforter is often considered as an ornamental item, a blanket is used daily to keep sleepers warm and comfortable thanks to its soft texture. Blanket sizes are very various that consist of security, stroller, toddler, receiving, twin, double, king, queen, crib, throw, etc… Depending on your bed size as well as your preference, you can select the right size. Don’t forget to check the laundry symbols to know whether the blanket should be washed by hand, washing machine, or dry cleaning.
In Australian English, a comforter is called ‘’doona’’. Comforter fillings are the materials like wool, silk, down feathers or polyester while their shells are made of cotton, silk, or polyester fabrics. Comforters are sold according to bed sizes. Their sizes are larger than the beds as well as the mattresses to hang down four sides. In the USA, queen, king and twin are typical comforter sizes. Comforters have a lot of different colors, designs and patterns, so people normally use them to decorate the bedroom. Users can easily wash the comforters with other bedding.
The filling of a duvet is made from wool, silk, feathers, down, natural or synthetic material. The duvet cover materials are cotton, acrylic, denim, nylon, linen, sateen, etc… It is sold separately with many attractive patterns which can bring the bedroom a whole new look. People could just buy a duvet with lots of different covers, which allows them to change bedroom styles. Due to the ease in removing and laundering of the duvet cover, the duvet can be used without a top sheet. Unlike the comforter size, duvet size is equal to the bed one. Depending on the materials of duvet’s filling, you can wash it or not. You can easily remove, wash, and replace the cover.
Are you ready to refresh your bedroom after reading this post? Let decorate your room with creative accessories and don’t forget to choose the blanket, comforter or duvet that not only match the décor but also help you to get a good sleep.